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PenAir Welcomes Charles Blackwell, Senior Vice President Chief Risk Officer

Pensacola, Fla. (June 2, 2022) – PenAir Federal Credit Union (PenAir) is pleased to announce Charles Blackwell as the Senior Vice President, Chief Risk Officer.

Blackwell is a Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager (CRCM) with over 19 years of banking experience. In this position, he will oversee the Risk Management, Credit Resolution and Lending service lines in addition to acting as the liaison for regulatory bodies such as the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and League of Southeastern Credit Union (LSCU). Blackwell holds a Bachelor of Arts in History and Master of Science in Finance from the Louisiana State University (LSU).

“PenAir’s mission of enhancing lives through exceptional service, strength and financial solutions creates the opportunity for deep impact both for the community and our members,” says Blackwell. “This is an amazing period of growth for PenAir as well as our service area. I am honored to play a small part in that prosperity.”

About PenAir Federal Credit Union

At PenAir Federal Credit Union, respect is a guiding principle. As the largest and oldest credit union headquartered in Pensacola, Florida, with $2.3 billion in assets, PenAir is dedicated to enhancing lives through exceptional service, strength, and financial solutions. With 11 locations in Northwest Florida and Southeast Alabama combined with online and mobile banking, we provide worldwide reach. PenAir is a not-for-profit, member-owned financial institution, serving the community and improving lives since 1936. For more information, visit penair.org.

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